Frog Eye Salad: A Thanksgiving Tradition

What is Frog Eye Salad, you ask? It’s like the fruit salad of awesomeness. It’s fresh and different! It’s like a little bit of desert snuck onto your plate.  The pineapple and mandarin pair perfectly with whipped cream and marshmallows. It also freezes well for leftovers. 

To Love in Memory: Old Yearbook Photos

This quote feels like a huge guilt trip, am I right?? We let little frustrations about people sometimes obscure the love we feel for them. I think especially it can be hard to do this with the elderly or family members who we do not feel we have much in common. For years I feltContinue reading “To Love in Memory: Old Yearbook Photos”

Thanksgiving hosting bundle for a meaningful Thanksgiving

Are you hosting Thanksgiving this year? Are you new to hosting? Are you hosting family? Friends? Neighbors? I remember feeling a little nervous when I hosted Thanksgiving dinner for the first time in fall of 2019. We had my in-laws, my sister, and some friends over. I gave up on the pull-apart rolls that IContinue reading “Thanksgiving hosting bundle for a meaningful Thanksgiving”

The simple trick that saved me hundreds!

Have you ever gone to the grocery store for food but forgot to make your list, AND you’re not sure what food you have at home? Or ever returned home from the grocery store with a flat of canned beans only to discover you actually had more in the basement? Stop the madness! It’s notContinue reading “The simple trick that saved me hundreds!”

Weekly and Monthly Undated Life Planner

I’ll come right out and say it: I have spent way too much money in the past on planners. I love planners. I have a million different notebooks for various purposes, and with planners, it just feels so important that it fits me. This is why I decided to create a one-of-a-kind designed planner withContinue reading “Weekly and Monthly Undated Life Planner”

4 Alexa Life Hacks for New Parents

Between swollen body parts, hands full, and plenty of bodily fluids, as a new mom I was spent. I remember sitting at my kitchen table, and sobbing with what I now know to be the “baby blues.” The days, weeks, and months after having a baby are not easy. But being a parent in ourContinue reading “4 Alexa Life Hacks for New Parents”